Recalling the Grain Probe: Antique Farm Tool Found at Auction

A chance finding of a grain probe brings back memories of shelling corn

Trucks loaded with shelled corn at a grain elevator in Grundy County, Iowa, in 1939.
Trucks loaded with shelled corn at a grain elevator in Grundy County, Iowa, in 1939.
Photo by Arthur Rothstein; courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-USF34-028778-D; colorized by Farm Collector